Legislative districts of Tarlac

The legislative districts of Tarlac are the representations of the province of Tarlac in the various national legislatures of the Philippines. The province is currently represented in the lower house of the Congress of the Philippines through its first, second, and third congressional districts.

HistoryEdit

The province was divided into two legislative districts until 1972. It was part of the representation of Region III from 1978 to 1984, and from 1984 to 1986 it elected 2 assemblymen at-large. In 1986, it was redistricted into three legislative districts.

1st DistrictEdit

Period Representative
8th Congress
1987–1992
Jose S. Cojuangco, Jr.
9th Congress
1992–1995
10th Congress
1995–1998
11th Congress
1998–2001
Gilberto C. Teodoro, Jr.
12th Congress
2001–2004
13th Congress
2004–2007
14th Congress
2007–2010
Monica Louise Prieto-Teodoro
15th Congress
2010–2013
Enrique M. Cojuangco[a]
16th Congress
2013–2016
vacant[b]
17th Congress
2016–2019
Carlos O. Cojuangco
18th Congress
2019–2022

Notes

  1. ^ Died on May 12, 2015; seat remained vacant until the end of the 16th Congress.[2]
  2. ^ Tarlac's 2nd District Representative Susan Yap Sulit was the designated legislative caretaker of the district.

1907–1972Edit

Period Representative
1st Philippine Legislature
1907–1909
Melecio Cojuangco
2nd Philippine Legislature
1909–1912
Mauricio Ilagan
3rd Philippine Legislature
1912–1916
Luis Morales
4th Philippine Legislature
1916–1919
5th Philippine Legislature
1919–1922
6th Philippine Legislature
1922–1925
Gregorio M. Bañaga
7th Philippine Legislature
1925–1928
Sisenando Palarca
8th Philippine Legislature
1928–1931
Gregorio M. Bañaga
9th Philippine Legislature
1931–1934
Alfonso A. Pablo
10th Philippine Legislature
1934–1935
Jose Cojuangco
1st National Assembly
1935–1938
2nd National Assembly
1938–1941
1st Commonwealth Congress
1945
1st Congress
1946–1949
Jose J. Roy
2nd Congress
1949–1953
3rd Congress
1953–1957
4th Congress
1957–1961
5th Congress
1961–1965
Jose S. Cojuangco, Jr.
6th Congress
1965–1969
7th Congress
1969–1972
Eduardo M. Cojuangco, Jr.

2nd DistrictEdit

Period Representative
8th Congress
1987–1992
Jose V. Yap
9th Congress
1992–1995
10th Congress
1995–1998
11th Congress
1998–2001
Benigno Simeon C. Aquino III
12th Congress
2001–2004
13th Congress
2004–2007
14th Congress
2007–2010
Jose V. Yap
15th Congress
2010–2013
Susan A. Yap-Sulit
16th Congress
2013–2016
17th Congress
2016–2019
Victor A. Yap
18th Congress
2019–2022

1907–1972Edit

Period Representative
1st Philippine Legislature
1907–1909
Aurelio Pineda
2nd Philippine Legislature
1909–1912
Marciano Barrera
3rd Philippine Legislature
1912–1916
Jose Espinosa
4th Philippine Legislature
1916–1919
Cayetano Rivera
5th Philippine Legislature
1919–1922
Benigno Simeon Aquino, Sr.
6th Philippine Legislature
1922–1925
7th Philippine Legislature
1925–1928
8th Philippine Legislature
1928–1931
Jose G. Domingo
9th Philippine Legislature
1931–1934
10th Philippine Legislature
1934–1935
Feliciano B. Gardiner
1st National Assembly
1935–1938
Benigno Simeon Aquino, Sr.
2nd National Assembly
1938–1941
Jose Urquico
1st Commonwealth Congress
1945
Benigno Simeon Aquino, Sr.
1st Congress
1946–1949
Alejandro Simpaoco
2nd Congress
1949–1953
Jose Y. Feliciano
3rd Congress
1953–1957
Constancio E. Castañeda
4th Congress
1957–1961
5th Congress
1961–1965
6th Congress
1965–1969
Jose V. Yap
7th Congress
1969–1972

3rd DistrictEdit

Period Representatives
8th Congress
1987–1992
Herminio S. Aquino
9th Congress
1992–1995
10th Congress
1995–1998
11th Congress
1998–2001
Jesli A. Lapus[a]
12th Congress
2001–2004
13th Congress
2004–2007
vacant
13th Congress
2007–2010
Jeci A. Lapus
14th Congress
2010–2013
16th Congress
2013–2016
Noel L. Villanueva
17th Congress
2016–2019
18th Congress
2019–2022

Notes

  1. ^ Appointed Education Secretary on July 24, 2006.

At-Large (defunct)Edit

1943–1944Edit

Period Representative
National Assembly
1943–1944
Benigno Simeon Aquino, Sr.
Sergio L. Aquino

1984–1986Edit

Period Representative
Regular Batasang Pambansa
1984–1986
Homobono C. Sawit
Mercedes C. Teodoro

ReferencesEdit